The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.04% 39.29% 13.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.13% 84.62% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 5
Median daily rate £356 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 33.33% 46.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 16
Median daily rate £363 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £12.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.83% -58.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -5 7 £363 -19.44% 1
Redditch - 2 £313 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) FastStats
2 1 (5.88%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Capybara
1 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) git-flow
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) RSpec
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) Dropwizard
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (17.65%) Sass
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Web Design
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) PowerCLI
1 2 (11.76%) vMotion
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec